One of the first rashes that doctors noticed in cases of Covid 19, is called Livido Reticularis. This is a faint, pinkish rash that almost has a spiderweb appearance. This might be the most common rash caused by Covid-19.
Another rash that has been seen in Covid 19 infections, especially in children, is caused by ischemia. Ischemia is decreased blood flow probably caused by inflammation of the blood vessels.
Here is a mild case
Here is a severe case
Another type of rash caused by inflammation of the blood vessels is called a petechial rash
Covid 19 can also cause hives
Covid 19 has been reported to cause blisters
Covid 19 can also cause a pinkish, non descriptive type of rash
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